SEATTLE (CBS) — If your child has ever bought something on an app without your permission – you may be in luck.
Amazon is now offering refunds to customers for in-app purchases – like upgrades for mobile games – made by children without their parents’ OK.READ MORE: North Shore Loses Trees, Power During Damaging Nor'easter
The Federal Trade Commission says emails have gone out to eligible consumers. The policy covers $70 million in charges between Nov. 2011 and May 2016.
Anyone who thinks they might be eligible for a refund but didn’t get an email can go to this link to double check.READ MORE: Nor'easter Rips Part Of Roof Off Quincy Apartment Building
Refund requests can be submitted up until May 28, 2018.
Anyone with questions can call Amazon at 866-216-1072.
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